5 ways to gather fabric with Muse of the Morning - by hand, with your sewing machine and with your serger

5 Ways to Gather Fabric

Gathering is an important skill to know in sewing. BUT. It can be tedious, especially when working with lots of fabric. I’ve rounded up some awesome posts with tutorials and tips on gathering. Prudent Baby shows us the classic method, or “right way” to gather fabric with a sewing machine. Of course, gathering was done […]

Resources for the Renaissance Maiden Outfit from Muse of the Morning

Resources for the Renaissance Maiden Outfit

This post is resources for the recently released Renaissance Maiden outfit – you can purchase the pattern here in the shop! Fabric Choices The general problem with children is that the grow so quickly. Before I designed this pattern, I never wanted to use nice fabrics on my daughter’s garb because she’d wear it for […]

Here's A Quick Serging Tip from Muse of the Morning

Here’s A Quick Serging Tip

Ok, am I the only one who stresses out about wasting thread when I’m serging? My serger manual says that after I serge a length, I should serge 4 inches off of just thread. It just seems like such a waste to me. I feel like I’m always going through so much thread! But maybe […]

Sweet Hippie Apron Dress Pattern & Tutorial from Muse of the Morning

Sweet Hippie Apron Dress Pattern & Tutorial

I actually wrote this tutorial a really long time ago, when Lil’ Miss was a lot younger. It had really tiny pictures and was generally disorderly, so I decided to write a new one and spiff it up. These dresses are super adorable on little girls. I especially love to pair them with my Truly […]

How to sew a Faux French Seam - a tutorial from Muse of the Morning

How to sew a Faux French Seam – a tutorial

First, what’s a French Seam? A French seam is a type of seam where the raw edges are completely encased in the seam allowance. Why use a French Seam? A French seam can be good to use on really lightweight fabrics, which might unravel easily. French seams look very tidy and professional and is very […]